The coroner returned a verdict of accidental death. File photograph: Dara Mac Dónaill

An inquest into the death of a pensioner in a house fire in Dublin’s north inner city heard forensic experts were unable to establish how the fire sta(...)

Kate Holmquist pictured at home in 2013. Photograph: Alan Betson

An inquest into the death of the journalist and author, Kate Holmquist, has heard the 62-year-old American native died as a result of drowning. Ms Ho(...)

The coroner, Dr Cróna Gallagher, returned a verdict of accidental death.

A man died from blood loss after being impaled on the garden gate of a house in Dublin after fleeing from gardaí­ in the mistaken belief that they had(...)

Seamus Smyth, from Geehanstown, Delvin, Co Westmeath was out farming on May 7th, 2018, a Bank Holiday, when the accident happened.

A 76-year-old farmer died after he was trampled while herding cattle on his farm. Seamus Smyth was described as a content man who farmed all his life(...)

The 61-year-old man was found entangled in a step-ladder placed on concrete blocks in a bid to secure the front door.

An ex-military policeman who lived in dilapidated circumstances in Dublin 8 was found badly decomposed in his home. The 61-year-old man was found ent(...)

Coroner Dr Crona Gallagher returned a verdict of accidental death. Photograph: Dara Mac Dónaill

A man in a nursing home died after choking on a piece of bread given to him by a fellow resident, an inquest has heard. Patrick Byrne (75) suffered a(...)

Returning an open verdict, Dr Crona Gallagher said it was not possible to say how Kevin Bridgeman sustained the initial traumatic injuries.  Photograph: Dara Mac Dónaill

A man who broke his hip and pelvis in a fall on Christmas Eve continued to the pub with his injuries, an inquest heard. Kevin Bridgeman (71) arrived (...)

The scene of a house fire in Ventry Park, Cabra, Dublin which killed  Mary Reynell. Photograph: Nick Bradshaw

A fire that killed an elderly woman in Dublin was most likely caused by tea light, an inquest has heard. Mary Reynell (88) from Ventry Park, Cabra, D(...)

The mother of a teenager who allegedly took his own life over cyberbullying wants a review of a decision not to bring charges against any party. File photograph: Getty Images

The mother of a teenager who allegedly took his own life in apparent response to cyberbullying wants the DPP to review a decision not to bring charges(...)

A verdict of accidental death has been returned at an inquest into the death of a man who choked on a Mars Bar while travelling on a Luas in Dublin.  Photograph: Dara Mac Dónaill/The Irish Times.

A verdict of accidental death has been returned at an inquest into the death of a man who choked on a Mars Bar while travelling on a Luas in Dublin. (...)

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